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Palomar College Asian Pacific Islander Reading List
25 Amazing Books by Asian American and Pacific Islander Authors You Need to Read

May is Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, which celebrates the lives and contributions of inspiring Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders through various mediums. In honor of the holiday, here are 25 books from Asian American and Pacific Islander authors that you should include on your reading list, from prize-winning fiction to graphic novels, essays, and memoirs.

Asian-American Canon Breakers

Proudly embracing their role as outsiders, a group of writer-activists set out to create a cultural identity—and a literature—of their own.

Social Justice Books: Asian Americans
Asian Pacific Islander Videos and Webinars
Asian Pacific Alliance in Higher Education (APAHE) Library Guide

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